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37, Market Place, Warminster

Description: 37, Market Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 312938

OS Grid Reference: ST8749345098
OS Grid Coordinates: 387493, 145098
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2050, -2.1804

Location: 1 B3414, Warminster, Wiltshire BA12 9BD

Locality: Warminster
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 9BD

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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 37
ST 8745 SW 6/245


Dated 1873. 3 storeys, ornate bank with 4 window front in ashlar. Ground
floor has vermiculated linth and divided in 4 by vermiculated piers between
windows and entrance. Caernarvon-type arch heads to windows, stilted segmental
arch to entrance. Modillion cornice supporting banded colonnettes of 1st
floor window aedicules. 1st floor framed by horizontal grooved pilasters
with floral caps. Moulded cornice as cill band to 2nd floor. 2nd floor windows
have impost string, raised over segmental heads. Rich dentil cornice with
occasional corbels. Balustraded parapet with segmental panel in centre bearing
date 1873 in husk foliage. Similar treatment to upper return elevations with
rich panelled gable end chimneys having carved foliage bands. Square hipped
slate roof.

Listing NGR: ST8749345098

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Source: English Heritage

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